How community colleges help students struggling with housing and food

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A new survey of students at LA’s Community Colleges finds that one in five is homeless, and two-thirds are food insecure. Meanwhile, a leader from Santa Barbara City College launched a tuition-free program last year. Is it enough to help the neediest. Do community colleges need to start building housing for homeless students?

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Guests:
Mike Eng - California State Assemblyman (D-San Gabriel Valley), Erika Endrijonas - Los Angeles Valley College - @LAVCPrez, Geoff Green - Santa Barbara Community College Foundation

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Gina Pollack, Sarah Sweeney, Michell Eloy, Amy Ta, Christian Bordal, Quinn O'Toole